South Jordan, Utah Population 2019

South Jordan, Utah's estimated population is 74,149 according to the most recent United States census estimates. South Jordan, Utah is the 10th largest city in Utah based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 3337.97 people/mi² (1288.79 people/km²).

The overall median age is 32.7 years, 32.9 years for males, and 32.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 3.39 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in South Jordan, Utah is $99,856, while the mean household income is $119,817.

South Jordan Ut Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of South Jordan Ut was:

  • White: 90.06%
  • Asian: 3.38%
  • Two or more races: 2.53%
  • Other race: 2.43%
  • Black or African American: 0.86%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.56%
  • Native American: 0.17%

How Many People Live in South Jordan, Utah?

74,149
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201874,1493,1224.40%
201771,0272,4323.55%
201668,5952,4953.77%
201566,1003,5995.76%
201462,5013,3165.60%
201359,1853,3075.92%
201255,8782,5624.81%
201153,3162,0093.92%
201051,30721,8705.71%
200029,43717,2179.19%
199012,2204,7285.01%
19807,4924,5509.80%
19702,9421,5427.71%
19601,4000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White59,009
Asian2,214
Two or More Races1,661
Some Other Race1,593
Black or African American563
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander369
American Indian and Alaska Native114

South Jordan Ut Population Pyramid 2019

South Jordan Ut Median Age

32.7


Total

32.9


Male

32.6


Female

South Jordan Ut Adults

There are 43,580 adults, (6,016 of whom are seniors) in South Jordan Ut.

South Jordan Ut Age Dependency

74.4

Age Dependency Ratio

16

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.4

Child Dependency Ratio

South Jordan Ut Sex Ratio

Female

32,987

50.34%

Male

32,536

49.66%

South Jordan Ut Households and Families

South Jordan Ut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

South Jordan Ut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All79.4%20.6%
Female76.3%23.7%
Male75%25%
Non Family53.7%46.3%

79.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,3503.3979.4
Married14,1493.8786.1
Non Family3,4361.2353.7
Female1,2543.3976.3
Male5114.3875

3.78

Average Family Size

3.39

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

South Jordan Ut Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1470.38%
9th to 12th Grade9742.50%
High School Graduate6,36616.37%
Some College11,00828.31%
Associates Degree4,36311.22%
Bachelors Degree10,40626.76%
Graduate Degree5,61914.45%

South Jordan Ut Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White34,53033,80713,787
Hispanic1,6411,450754
Asian1,5611,4851,003
Other Race787641391
Multiple Races485437228
Black374306189
Islander21520336
Native American848454

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 64.29%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,411$70,611$35,886
Less Than High School$31,693$34,706$24,848
High School Grad$36,875$41,465$32,750
Some College$47,586$60,247$32,434
Bachelors Degree$63,613$85,542$38,860
Graduate Degree$89,199$103,843$60,096

$53,411

Average Earnings

$70,611

Average Male

$35,886

Average Female

South Jordan Ut Language

South Jordan Ut Language by Age

South Jordan Ut Language

90.50% of South Jordan Ut residents speak only English, while 9.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.66% of the population.

South Jordan Ut Poverty

South Jordan Ut Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White57,0631,6132.83%
Hispanic3,4651233.55%
Asian2,214964.34%
Multiple1,583332.08%
Black563132.31%
Other1,593120.75%

2.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.42%

Male Poverty Rate

3.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in South Jordan Ut

The race most likely to be in poverty in South Jordan Ut is Asian, with 4.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in South Jordan Ut is Other, with 0.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.00%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School9.46%
High School3.64%
Some College3.16%
Bachelors or Greater2.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed16.24%
Female Employed2.16%
Male Employed1.75%
Male Unemployed0.00%

South Jordan Ut Income

South Jordan Ut Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$99,856$119,817
Families$111,037$130,362
Married Families$115,698-
Non Families$50,249$62,862

South Jordan Ut Marital Status

South Jordan Ut Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.0%

Male Marriage Rate

63.9%

Female Marriage Rate

South Jordan Ut Married by Age and Sex

South Jordan Ut Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

South Jordan Ut Marital Status by Race

South Jordan Ut Veterans

2,291

Number of Veterans

2,187

Male Veterans

104

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam914
First Gulf War608
Second Gulf War358
Korea163
World War II48

South Jordan Ut Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2025.56%
Hispanic1014.84%
2 or More549.63%
Hawaiian136.05%
Asian120.74%
Other101.04%

South Jordan Ut Veterans by Education

2.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

South Jordan Ut Employment Status

71.3%

Labor Force Participation

69.5%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

South Jordan Ut Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

67.27%

Born in Utah

94.58%

Native Born

5.42%

Foreign Born

2.37%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.58% of South Jordan Ut residents were born in the United States, with 67.27% having been born in Utah. 2.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.